Project Fellows Application - Winter 2017

YCore is a social impact fellowship for young professionals. Impact your community, gain hands-on nonprofit experience, expand your network and build your impact toolbox--all outside of work.

Miss Demo Day?
Learn more about YCore and our projects: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8Y7QyNURwNjRW82WlItd3BBN3M/view?usp=sharing

We are launching five new high-impact projects running from February 1 - May 31, 2017.

How it works
-Team project: build capacity for a local nonprofit with 3-4 team members
-Workshops: build skills like design thinking, dive into fundraising and learn from industry experts
-Community: join a community of like-minded changemakers and friends

Roles
-Project manager with LEJ or Ella Baker Center; no previous YCore experience necessary
-Team member on any upcoming project
-Find & lead your own project (Mar-Sept)

Commitment
-3-5 hours per week (5-8 hours per week for project leads)
-Bi-weekly team meetings & workshops.
-Train to raise $1500 for YCore programming

Qualifications
-Post-college (or equivalent experience) young professional
-Good organizational skills and prioritizer
-Passionate about social impact and the nonprofit space
-Work experience in a nonprofit or social business a plus, but not required


This application involves two pages, including two short answer questions. Please plan accordingly. We highly suggest working on the short answer questions in a separate application before copy and pasting into the application. This form requires you answer all the questions before moving on to the next page, so we suggest you use filler text on the required questions to view the full application. You will be able to go back and edit your answers before you press "submit" on page 2.

This application is due at 11:59pm on Sunday, January 22nd